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Painting Workshop with Susannah Blaxill

For Botanical Paintings to lift off the page, it is important to understand colour, tone and hue, what makes subjects ...

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Drawing Workshop with Susannah Blaxill

  In this workshop, fine pencil techniques will be demonstrated and practiced so that students are able to produce fine graphite ...

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Painting Workshop with Susannah Blaxill

For Botanical Paintings to lift off the page, it is important to understand colour, tone and hue, what makes subjects ...

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Drawing Workshop with Susannah Blaxill

In this workshop, fine pencil techniques will be demonstrated and practiced so that students are able to produce fine graphite ...

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Botanical Art Exhibition in Australian National Botanic Gardens

      participating artists include Cornelia Buchen-Osmond Maria Boreham Wendy Antoniak Vivien Pinder  

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Spring flowers botanical illustration workshop with John Pastoriza-Piñol

A four-day workshop with John Pastoriza-Piñol, a Melbourne botanical artist and teacher with an international reputation. John will teach his techniques ...

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Botanical art beginners’ workshop with Helen Burrows

Botanical art beginners’ workshop with Helen Burrows

This intensive four-day course provides an introduction to botanical art via pencil and watercolour. Students will begin to develop skills in ...

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ASPARAGUS PAINTING WITH STEPHANIE GOSS

We will be painting the fabulous forms of Asparagus. There are so many colours and shapes available to enable you to ...

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BOTANIC ART PROGRESSION CLASS WITH ANGELA LOBER

This course is for students who have preliminary skills in botanic art and watercolour, and would like further tuition to ...

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Canberra in Miniature, exhibition by Arlene Williams and Cheryl Hodges

I Intricate paintings depicting images of Canberra up close and from a distance to be opened 5.30 pm on Thursday 14 th ...

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FLORA 2017 The Art and Science of the Plant Botanical Art Society of Australia

Please be reminded that the exhibition is called “Flora: The Art and Science of the Plant.”  If you are entering ...

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World Wide Exhibition of Botanical Art 2018 'Linking people to plants through botanical art 'Linking people to plants through botanical art'

In May 2018 the Botanical Art Society of Australia, (BASA) as part of a world-wide exhibition of botanical art, will ...

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Harlequin beetle by Sandra Sanger

reFraming Nature Exhibition 2017 Advance Notice

  Calling all artists – reframing Nature 2017. From October 7-22 2017, we will be holding the next instalment of reFraming ...

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Documentary on six Australian Botanical artists, produced by Botanical artist David Reynolds Bota

Over the past two and a half years David has been writing, directing and filming an hour long documentary on ...

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The Florilegium; A unique publication to celebrate 200 years of history

A unique publication to celebrate 200 years of history The Florilegium The Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney Celebrating 200 years A beautiful, 224 page ...

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Future BASA Exhibitions

Flora: The Art and Science of the Plant
31 August – 11 September 2017 at the Palm House, Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney

 

STOP PRESS !  WORLDWIDE BOTANICAL ART EXHIBITION – May 2018

A worldwide collaboration linking people to plants through contemporary botanical art will be held in May 2018. Exhibition venues in over 16 countries around the world will all hold special events on May 18, 2018 – a Worldwide Day of Botanical Art following the sun from venue to venue. The Exhibition in Australia will be held in Canberra  . <read more>

Calendar of Botanical Art Events

Botanical Art Exhibition in Australian National Botanic Gardens @ Visitors Centre Australian National Botanic Gardens
Aug 30 – Oct 1 all-day
12:00 am
      participating artists include Cornelia Buchen-Osmond Maria Boreham Wendy Antoniak Vivien Pinder  
Canberra in Miniature, exhibition by Arlene Williams and Cheryl Hodges @ Wilbur's Cafe Bar | Hackett | Australian Capital Territory | Australia
12:00 am
I Intricate paintings depicting images of Canberra up close and from a distance to be opened 5.30 pm on Thursday 14 th September Tuesdays 7.30am -4 pm Wednesday-Sunday 7.30 am -9pm
Sep 25 – Sep 28 all-day
Botanical art beginners’ workshop with Helen Burrows @ Whirling Room Studio, | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia
12:00 am
This intensive four-day course provides an introduction to botanical art via pencil and watercolour. Students will begin to develop skills in outline drawing, foreshortening, tonal work, rendering of surfaces, basic colour work and paint application.[...]
ASPARAGUS PAINTING WITH STEPHANIE GOSS @ Cottage 6, Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney
Sep 26 – Sep 28 all-day
12:00 am
We will be painting the fabulous forms of Asparagus. There are so many colours and shapes available to enable you to create an amazing painting which will be popular to the young and the older![...]
Spring flowers botanical illustration workshop with John Pastoriza-Piñol @ Whirling Room Studio, | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia
12:00 am
A four-day workshop with John Pastoriza-Piñol, a Melbourne botanical artist and teacher with an international reputation. John will teach his techniques for drawing and painting spring flowers, including the use of masking fluid to achieve[...]
Oct 7 – Oct 22 all-day
12:00 am
  Calling all artists – reframing Nature 2017. From October 7-22 2017, we will be holding the next instalment of reFraming Nature which will have a Natural History theme. Entry requirements for artists will be[...]
Nov 11 – Nov 13 all-day
12:00 am
In this workshop, fine pencil techniques will be demonstrated and practiced so that students are able to produce fine graphite drawings. The expressive medium of ink will also be explored in rendering botanical subjects on[...]
Nov 16 – Nov 19 all-day
12:00 am
For Botanical Paintings to lift off the page, it is important to understand colour, tone and hue, what makes subjects come forward in the painting or recede, what elements go together to form a successful[...]
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day
12:00 am
  In this workshop, fine pencil techniques will be demonstrated and practiced so that students are able to produce fine graphite drawings. The expressive medium of ink will also be explored in rendering botanical subjects[...]
Nov 25 – Nov 28 all-day
12:00 am
For Botanical Paintings to lift off the page, it is important to understand colour, tone and hue, what makes subjects come forward in the painting or recede, what elements go together to form a successful[...]
12:00 am
Open to intermediate and advanced students. Make your Colours Sing with the Birds and the Bees for more information visit:-   www.fayboydsfineartschool.com https://www.facebook.com/fayboydsfineartschool/ Instagram – fayboydsfineartschool
12:00 am
  Honeyeaters and Flowering Gum in Pencil, Colour Pencil and Graphite for more information visit:- 02 6643 1528 0428180754 www.fayboydsfineartschool.com https://www.facebook.com/fayboydsfineartschool/ Instagram – fayboydsfineartschool
Apr 15 – Apr 19 all-day
12:00 am
  Botanical Art for Beginners This workshop will introduce the fundamentals of botanical drawing for more information visit:- 02 6643 1528 0428180754 www.fayboydsfineartschool.com https://www.facebook.com/fayboydsfineartschool/ Instagram – fayboydsfineartschool
12:00 am
In May 2018 the Botanical Art Society of Australia, (BASA) as part of a world-wide exhibition of botanical art, will hold a juried exhibition in Canberra of flora native to Australia. It will be synchronized[...]